This is a short preview. You can watch the whole film here:http://silent-hall-of-fame.org/index.php/gems-for-donation"Nursing A Viper" is a short drama directed by D.W. Griffith. The film is included in our program to illustrate the work of Billy Bitzer and Arthur V. Johnson, stars of Silent Hall of Fame. Florence Lawrence also gets credit, but it is difficult to spot her.During the French Revolution Arthur Johnson gives refuge to a man fleeing the mobs. Subsequently the man... Topics: D.W. Griffith, Billy Bitzer, Biograph Company, Arthur V. Johnson, silent film, silent movie stars,...
From Wikipedia: Never Weaken is a 1921 silent comedy film starring Harold Lloyd and directed by Fred Newmeyer. It was Lloyd's last short film, running to three reels, before he moved permanently into feature-length production. It was also one of his trademark "thrill" comedies, featuring him dangling from a tall building. Lloyd and his crew honed and perfected their "thrill" filming techniques in this film, and put them to astonishing use in the 1923 classic feature Safety... ( 5 reviews ) Topic: Harold Lloyd
I have added a sound track to an earlier archive film with the caption form Wikopedia..Never Weaken is a 1921 silent comedy film starring Harold Lloyd and directed by Fred Newmeyer. It was Lloyd's last short film, running to three reels, before he moved permanently into feature-length production. It was also one of his trademark "thrill" comedies, featuring him dangling from a tall building. Lloyd and his crew honed and perfected their "thrill" filming techniques in this... Topics: lloyd, comedy, silents
This is the most complete version available (just over 93 minutes) as this movie was demanded by Bram Stokers widow to be destroyed after winning 2 lawsuits in the mid & late 1920's. Tinted scenes and beautiful quality. I have seen the current version here at archive.org and decided to post this one as it is of much better video quality, although the music is a nit hokey. Enjoy this classic horror with the very creepy Max Schrek as the (IMHO) best vampire ever to waltz across the silver... ( 14 reviews ) Topics: bram, stoker, dracula, orlek, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller, Nosferatu
NOTE: THIS FILM IS SEPARATED INTO FOUR FILES Nosferatu, up elsewhere on archive.org, this is the highest resolution version up so far, a direct DVD rip, '.vob' files renamed '.mpg', no reformatting has taken place. This version is the Alpha Video (ALP 3151D) rip. For information on specific DVD versions and quality, see: http://www.silentera.com/DVD/nosferatuDVD.html For more information on public domain films, where to watch them, where to download them, and legal status info, visit... ( 7 reviews ) Topic: nosferatu vampire vampires murnau
From IMDb: While at an amusement park, trying vainly to forget the girl he has lost, a young man sees the girl with her new boyfriend. When her dog gets loose in the park, both suitors have to help her catch it. Then, the girl's uncle, a balloonist, gives her a pass for two in his balloon, provided that her mother approves. She then offers to take along the first of her admirers who is able to get her mother's consent. Stars: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, and Roy Brooks Topics: Comedy, Short, Silent
Nursing a Viper, 1909, directed by D.W. Griffith, Camera by Billy Bitzer. Griffith is pretty much out of his depth when he tries the French Revolution, though he did it some years later in the feature, "Orphans of the Storm" Topics: Griffith, silents, french, revolution.